SoftNAS® Cloud NAS on Microsoft Azure

SoftNAS is the most powerful and full-featured Cloud NAS on Microsoft Azure that extends native Azure block and object storage. SoftNAS cloud-based storage solution available in Azure can provide best-in-class cloud-based NAS services over NFS and SMB/ CIFS for your workloads.

Build your next great solution on Azure with SoftNAS performance and cost savings data management

SoftNAS® Cloud NAS on Microsoft Azure

SoftNAS is the most powerful and full-featured Cloud NAS on Microsoft Azure that extends native Azure block and object storage. SoftNAS cloud-based storage solution available in Azure can provide best-in-class cloud-based NAS services over NFS and SMB/ CIFS for your workloads.

Build your next great solution on Azure with SoftNAS performance and cost savings data management

Why SoftNAS Cloud NAS on Azure?

SoftNAS offers Microsoft Azure customers an enterprise-ready cloud NAS capable of managing your fast-growing data storage challenges. Dedicated features from SoftNAS deliver significant cost savings, high availability, lift and shift data migration, and a variety of security protection.

SoftNAS has proven itself over the past 8 years on the Azure platform.

    Expand Azure Storage Efficiency with SoftNAS

     SoftNAS provides enterprise-level cloud NAS featuring data performance, security, high availability (HA), and support for the most extensive set of storage protocols in the industry: NFS, CIFS/SMB-AD, iSCSI.

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    Cost Management

    Save 30-80% by reducing amount of data to store  

    • Enable Block Storage  
    • Data Deduplication & Compression 
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    Performance

    Increase data performance without expanding storage required  

    • Multiple Storage Types 
    • Striping Disk 
    • Private Storage  
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      Control & Security

      Supporting major protocols including iSCSI, CIFs/SMB, and NFS 

      • Snapshots and Rollbacks 
      • 2-Factor Authentication  
      • Large-scale Windows Filer & NFS Server  

      SoftNAS is designed to support a variety of market verticals, use cases, and workload types. Increasingly, SoftNAS deployed on the Azure platform to enable block and file storage services through Common Internet File System (CIFS), NFS, AFP, and iSCSI. 

      SoftNAS is a software-defined NAS delivered as a virtual appliance running within Azure Computing Service. It provides NAS capabilities suitable for the enterprise, including high availability utilizing Azure availability sets with automatic failover in the Azure cloud. SoftNAS runs within your Microsoft Azure account, offers business-critical data protection required for non-stop operation of applications, websites, and IT infrastructure. 

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      Deploy SoftNAS on Azure

      Get started today on the Azure Marketplace taking advantage of our Installation Guide and Tutorial Video Series. 

      Azure Marketplace  

      Try SoftNAS directly from the Azure Marketplace.  

      SoftNAS on Azure Installation Guide

      Step by step instructions to setup a POC and configure in your Azure environment

      SoftNAS on Azure Tutorial Videos

      Watch step by step instructional videos to deploy a SoftNAS instance on Azure